Reel combining duped newsreel fragments (origin not yet researched) picturing damage from 1906 San Francisco earthquake with home movies shot in and around San Francisco, ca. 1929. Scenes include: San Francisco waterfront, Nob Hill, point-of-view driving shots, view from Twin Peaks, and Ocean Beach. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Home movies, Earthquakes (San Francisco 1906), Disasters, San Francisco, Beaches, Driving
Produced by Jack Simmons and Bob Jordan. Titles date film as Sunday, July 7, 1940. Includes scenes of a picnic, two men practicing contact gymnastics, resting and sport. After "The End" title, film includes footage of automobile racing on banked track in enclosed stadium, point-of-view scenes shot from a car driving westbound on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, eastbound scenes on the bridge, scenes on San Francisco Bay shot from a ferry, a parade on an unidentified occasion... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: San Francisco, San Francisco Bay, San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, Golden Gate Bridge, home...
Talking driver's license narrates this hymn to the beneficial effects of highways, cars, and driving. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Safety: Driving, Car culture, Infrastructure: Roads and highways
Home movies presumably shot by a Detroit, Michigan family in the mid-1950s, with scenes of family and home activities, point-of-view driving down Michigan Avenue towards downtown Detroit, a trip to Silver Lake and possibly to Holland, Michigan. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Home movies, travel and tourism, families, Detroit, tulips, flowers, Silver Lake, driving, roadtrips